◆200729 Reuters https://reut.rs/3081Jtl
China starts building southern part of China-Russia East gas pipeline
... which carries supplies from the Power of Siberia system in Russia, China Oil & Gas Piping Network Corp (PipeChina) in a ... The full China-Russia East system is a 5,111-km (3,176-mile) pipeline pumping natural gas from the Siberia region in ... to transmit 18.9 billion cubic metres (bcm) of natural gas to the Yangtze River delta region each year, the statement said. ... Russian gas producer Gazprom is in talks to raise annual gas flows to China by 6 (bcm) to 44 bcm via the Power of ...
◆200729 Nikkei Asian Review https://s.nikkei.com/2CX5uZY
US, China and Russia lock horns over weaponization of space
Automobiles · Consumer Industries · Energy · Finance · Health Care & Pharma · Industrials · Property & Services · Startups ... And now the world's big three space powers -- the U.S., Russia, and China -- are in an intense period of jockeying for advantage in the final frontier. ... But the difference is, in the future, a great power conflict may involve more direct attacks on satellites," said Brian ... The U.S. withdrew from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty with Russia last year.
◆200729 Los Angeles Times https://lat.ms/39C7PFu
Amid catastrophic floods, China's dams come into question
'Man cannot win against nature': Amid catastrophic floods, China's dams come into question ... Water flows out from sluiceways at the Three Gorges Dam on the Yangtze River in central China's Hubei province on July 17. ... The system is abnormally strong this year, said Liu Junyan, climate and energy campaigner for Greenpeace East Asia, but it is unclear whether it is caused by climate change.
◆200729 Asia Times https://bit.ly/3gbxZ4p
Three Gorges Dam under fast mounting flood pressure
People in cities along China's Yangtze River, which have already been inundated with water, are now scrambling to shore up ... On Monday evening, stormwater started to pour into the reservoir of the Three Gorges Dam in the Yangtze's middle ... concrete and as a gravity dam with each section ratcheted to one another, it would withstand the hit of a nuclear bomb as ... “Since when channeling water through a dam to covert the force of water into electricity is regarded as a sign of the ...
◆200729 Cryptonews https://bit.ly/30XFXb6
Blockchain the Answer for Power Provider as China Energy ...
With summer temperatures climbing and production rising in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, power providers in Dongguan, an industrial city in the Chinese province of Guangdong, said they have experienced a massive surge in ...
◆200729 NHK NEWS WEB https://bit.ly/2BEURKL
フィリピン大統領 中国に歩み寄り ワクチンとひきかえの見方も
◆200729 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/2P4HHK2
◆200725 Jakarta Post https://bit.ly/32SNbzK
Unilever projects H1 sales growth, appoints former energy minister as commissioner - The Jakarta Post
The cooling economic activity has taken its toll on people's purchasing power as millions have lost their jobs. In an email interview with The Jakarta Post in May, Unilever Indonesia president director Hemant Bakshi shared his expectation that ...
◆200725 Offshore Oil and Gas Magazine https://bit.ly/2D5iOLD
Single-well platform, tieback expected for Paus Biru offshore ...
Cue Energy expects the partners in the Sampang PSC offshore Indonesia to submit a plan of development soon for the Paus Biru gas discovery. Jul 24th, 2020.
◆200725 UrduPoint News https://bit.ly/3jFFT8v
Rosatom Proposal for First Indonesian Nuclear Plant Being Examined in Jakarta - Ambassador
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 24th July, 2020) A detailed proposal produced by the Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom for the construction of Indonesia's first nuclear power plant is currently being examined by officials in ...
◆200725 The Japan Times https://bit.ly/302L76x
China refuses to quit on the Philippines
In subsequent years, China pledged to invest in the Philippines through the "Belt and Road" initiative (BRI) and to ... Duterte's decision was hailed by Beijing as evidence the United States was losing the great power competition with ... In an op-ed timed to run after Pompeo's speech, U.S. Ambassador Sung Kim wrote that “Beijing's harassment of Philippine fisheries and offshore energy development ...
◆200725 The Japan Times https://bit.ly/2Bxo4XW
China's self-inflicted wounds in the South China Sea
Pompeo's statement supporting the Philippines and highlighting the salience of international laws is rather intriguing as the United States ... Seemingly, the U.S. support to the Philippines is making headway in Manila's corridors of power, leading to a rejuvenation of ties. ... In response, the U.S. also conducted a competing naval exercise involving two of its nuclear-powered aircraft carriers, the USS Nimitz ...
◆200727 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/3jEpW2p
ベトナム南部ドンナイ省とバリアブンタウ省の間を流れるチバイ川に架けるフオックアン橋の建設地が、23日決まった。カイメップ・チバイ港（バリアブンタウ省）と各地の連絡改善が期待できる。23日付ダウトゥ電子版などが報じた。 建設地はチバイ川フオックアン ...
◆200727 PR TIMES https://bit.ly/3g6CGwn
ミャンマーにおけるティラワLNG To Powerプロジェクトの独占開発権取得について
◆200727 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/39wlCgM
◆200727 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/2WU02xN
ラオス保健省によると、同国で24日、新型コロナウイルスの感染者が１人確認された。関西電力に勤める韓国籍の32歳男性で、累計の感染者数は20人になった。感染が見つかったのは４月12日以来のこと。 ラオス・タイムズ（電子版）によると、この男性は18日、 ...
◆200726 The Japan Times https://bit.ly/39tO1UD
Water wars: Mekong River another front in US-China rivalry
Last year saw record drought, with Lower Mekong river levels the lowest in decades. Fewer and ... China also has been stepping up activities of its Lancang Mekong Cooperation group (LMC), a relatively new ... Researchers will argue about the science, but for the Lower Mekong countries, it comes down to trust and power. ... “They rely on China now for a life-giving resource, and it's very difficult for them to openly challenge the Chinese government on its dam building,” Strangio said.
◆200726 OUPblog https://bit.ly/2BwfTuZ
How water wars hurt marginalized populations | OUPblog
Cooperation done in centres of power far flung from the banks of the river may be touted as sharing water-related benefits between countries. For example, an agreement over the building of a hydropower dam to provide green energy for the ...
◆200726 OilPrice.com https://bit.ly/3hCNaUK
China Eyes Hydropower Projects Around The World
In the world of hydropower two factors matter when considering the construction of a dam for electricity production: the ... China's 'hydro' ambitions are both a method for producing electricity and also a preventative measure against floods which ... When the Baihetan dam is completed and starts producing power in 2022, all projects with production capacity above 10 ... Especially in the near abroad such as the Mekong Delta and Pakistan Chinese companies have been involved in the ...
◆200726 Pledge Times https://bit.ly/30Rtp57
Thailand. A wave of protest in opposition to energy
It doesn't matter that the state of emergency imposed in the context of the coronavirus pandemic prohibits any gathering in Thailand. Hundreds of students from the Jeunesse Libre network gathered on Thursday in the suburbs of Bangkok, ...
◆200726 ScandAsia.com https://bit.ly/2BBr8Cs
Denmark signed MOU with Binh Thuan People's Committee to ...
One of the key recommendation is that Vietnam needs to consider a large-scale deployment of solar and wind energy. Offshore wind presents a major opportunity for Vietnam, but requires long-term and progressive deployment targets. Photo: ...
◆200726 ScandAsia.com https://bit.ly/32TMNkj
Ambassador Måwe reflects on Sweden's renewable energy ...
But while renewable energy is rapidly becoming the most cost-effective alternative, development of a smart and energy saving grid and power storage systems becomes crucial. This is a challenge both in Vietnam and Sweden. Please read a full ...
◆200726 Millennium Post https://bit.ly/2D25t6F
Flooding Brahmaputra : Geopolitics & ecological management
India's major transboundary river of Yarlung-Tsangpo-Brahmaputra that originates within Chinese territory faces a real threat of ... To add to the woes of India, China has operationalised 500 MW Zangmu dam located on the 1,700 km long channel of ... site of the assertion of unequal power relations that does not create conditions of reciprocity and mutual co-operation. ... Brahmaputra valley, is not just a national issue, but it is a transboundary, transnational and hydro-ecological issue.
◆200726 Eleven Myanmar https://bit.ly/30N9sfB
Total blackout occurs across the country for three hours
The national power grid regained the electricity around 2 pm and supplied electricity to Yangon Region gradually, it said.
◆200726 Global Village space https://bit.ly/3hzlpfC
USA and China need to understand true costs of war
Even before the invention of nuclear and thermo-nuclear weapons, war had become too dangerous and uncertain for ... then escalated from the mid-1960s to Laos and Cambodia by his successors Lyndon Johnson and Richard Nixon. ... Together, Iraq and Iran possess almost 20% of the planet's oil reserves, so the scale of US decline in the Middle East ... to begin assembling a second Power of Siberia pipeline, which would distribute further volumes of Russian gas to China, across ...
◆200726 The Sunday Guardian https://bit.ly/3hw18Yi
Expansionist China a dangerous cocktail of past and present
What appears ostensibly to be a boundary dispute between India and China is in reality the symptom of a far more serious malady—Chinese expansionism. Driven by a sense of historic entitlement, China is the quintessential expansionist power ...
◆200728 Eos https://bit.ly/331ilVG
A Future of Retreating Glaciers in the Himalayas
Climate change has hastened glacial melting across the Hindu Kush Himalaya region, home to some of the world's tallest ... frequency of heat waves and more severe droughts, very severe cyclonic storms, and floods in Himalayan river basins. ... Such policy decisions may include estimating climate impacts on agriculture, water resources, electricity and power ... that India needs to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions and “move on to renewable energy sources like wind, solar, and ...
◆200728 UrduPoint News https://bit.ly/335b0UX
All main rivers of Indus River System run normal
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 27th Jul, 2020 ) :The Federal Flood Commission (FFC) has said all main rivers of Indus River System are presently flowing in "Normal Flow Condition". According to daily FFC report on Monday, ...
◆200728 The Nation https://bit.ly/3g7uUCn
Irsa releases 295,400 cusecs water
According to the data released by IRSA, water level in the Indus River at Tarbela Dam was 1459.22 feet, which was 73.22 feet higher than its dead level 1386 feet. Water inflow in the dam was recorded at 150,300 cusecs and outflow as 150,000 ...
◆200728 The Express Tribune https://bit.ly/303rCdP
Protests erupt over water shortages across Sindh
Despite the high flow in the Indus river, acute water shortages are plaguing residents across Sindh and drying up their agricultural fields. Protests erupted in several cities of Sindh on Sunday and Monday as residents and farmers vented their ...
◆200728 Argus Media https://bit.ly/3g5aXMw
India’s power demand may drop by 5-6pc in 2020-21
The country's overall electricity demand is likely to decline by 5-6pc in the 2020-21 financial year that would end in March, ... Indian thermal coal receipts shrank in the first half of this year with imports falling sharply in June. ... owed to power producers, which predominantly include coal-fired stations, and payments owed to transmission firms to help the cash-strapped distributors. ... Our editors and experts share insights and analyses about energy and commodity markets worldwide.
◆200728 pv magazine India https://bit.ly/3jOeuRR
India, Russia to fund joint R&D in renewable energy
The programme has been launched by India's Department of Science & Technology, in partnership with the Foundation for Assistance to Small Innovative Enterprises (FASIE) of the Russian Federation. On behalf of DST, the Federation of Indian ...
21時間前is controlled by Asia's richest man and manages the world's biggest oil refinery complex, rose 4.3% in Mumbai on Friday, taking its market value to $189 billion, while Exxon Mobil lost about $1 billion. Aramco, with a market ...
◆200728 Mercom India https://bit.ly/30XpovK
India Likely to See Energy Surplus of 2.7% During 2020-21 ...
The Central Energy Authority's (CEA) latest Load Generation Balance Report (LGBR) showed that India is likely to have an energy ... It noted that the electricity demand fell amid the COVID-19 crisis in April and May 2020. ... the year, comprising around 10.59 GW of thermal, 1.15 GW of hydro-based power, and 14.38 GW of renewable-based energy sources. ... (including import from Bhutan-based hydropower sources) and about 150 BU of power from renewable energy-based sources.
◆200728 Himalayan Times https://bit.ly/332AbHW
NOC to enhance fuel storage capacity by 15 per cent this fiscal
Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has initiated the fuel storage capacity enhancement project with a target to raise the storage ... In case of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), Poudel informed that NOC is in the final stage of hiring a consultant for ...
◆200728 Himalayan Times https://bit.ly/30XPlv8
House panel seeks Khimti Hydropower Project study report
It decided to intervene after there was delay in the new power purchase agreement (PPA) and transfer of rights. Earlier too on July 19, the committee had written a letter asking the energy ministry for documents related to the PPA and ... with Himal Power Ltd — the project developer — 50 per cent ownership of the project needs to be acquired by Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) after 20 years of operation.
◆200728 The Hindu https://bit.ly/2BGBNvG
Needed, a map for India’s foreign policy
Not long ago, India was seen as a natural rising power in South Asia and the Indian Ocean Region. It was the de ... Sri Lanka has tilted towards China, which is undertaking massive infrastructure projects in the Indian Ocean island. ... India voted against Iran at the United Nations; scuttled an ambitious gas pipeline project and cut down trade ties drastically. After the Iran nuclear deal was signed in 2015, India immediately stepped up oil purchases and expanded works at Chabahar.
◆200728 Ceylon Daily News https://bit.ly/303uR4Z
SK Group of South Korea to invest US$ 600 mn in LNG project
“The proposed project would be able to supply LNG to 930 MW power plants in Sri Lanka,” said Ambassador Dr. Mendis. Further, the proposed mega project would create semi-skilled and skilled employment to nearly a 1,000 Sri Lankan ...